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  • Saint-Andre blasts underperforming 'stars'

    Saint-Andre blasts underperforming 'stars'

    AFP News - 12 minutes ago
    Saint-Andre blasts underperforming 'stars'

    France coach Philippe Saint-Andre has hit out at his players for not living up to their hype, following a fourth successive defeat to Wales. France's Six Nations hopes went up in smoke on Saturday as they were beaten in the competition for the second time, going down 20-13 at home to Wales. With Ireland still unbeaten, it means France, who face away games at Italy and England to see out the tournament, have next to no chance of coming out on top and will likely finish in the bottom half for …

  • Wolfsburg, Moenchengladbach win in the Bundesliga

    Wolfsburg, Moenchengladbach win in the Bundesliga

    Associated Press - 13 minutes ago
    Wolfsburg, Moenchengladbach win in the Bundesliga

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Wolfsburg scored three quick goals early in the second half to end Werder Bremen's six-match unbeaten Bundesliga run with a 5-3 victory on Sunday. …

  • Hirscher edges towards titles with giant slalom win

    Hirscher edges towards titles with giant slalom win

    AFP News - 14 minutes ago
    Hirscher edges towards titles with giant slalom win

    Austria's Marcel Hirscher edged closer to an unprecedented fourth straight overall world cup title after his fifth victory of the season in the giant slalom on Sunday. Germany's Felix Neureuther finished second at 3.28sec back on his home-town course. Austria's Benjamin Raich was third at 3.44secs behind on the same course he suffered a serious knee injury at the 2011 world championships. With two races left this season at Kranjska Gora, Slovenia, and Meribel, France, Hirscher is the world …

  • Bottas fastest as McLaren woes continue

    Bottas fastest as McLaren woes continue

    AFP News - 16 minutes ago
    Bottas fastest as McLaren woes continue

    Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas was fastest for Williams on the final day of pre-season testing in Barcelona as McLaren's reliability problems continued. Bottas bettered teammate Felipe Massa's time from Saturday on the supersoft tyres, but was still someway off Mercedes' best on the slower soft tyres in Barcelona in 1min 23.063sec. Nico Rosberg's time of 1min 22.792sec from Friday remained the benchmark across eight days of testing at the Circuit de Catalunya with the first Grand Prix of the …

  • Skiing U-turn made me a champion, says Djokovic

    Skiing U-turn made me a champion, says Djokovic

    Reuters - 18 minutes ago
    Skiing U-turn made me a champion, says Djokovic

    By Zoran Milosavljevic BELGRADE (Reuters) - The dedication to sporting excellence which moulded Novak Djokovic into the world’s top tennis player was preceded by a passion for skiing which remains one of his greatest joys, the 27-year old Serb told Reuters on Sunday. Cutting a relaxed figure following afternoon practice less than 24 hours after losing the Dubai Open final to Roger Federer, the eight-times grand slam champion explained the tough decision which changed his life. “My father was …